Start up setup question

Discussion in 'Pesticide & Herbicide Application' started by Kernie, May 6, 2012.

  1. Kernie

    Kernie LawnSite Member
    Posts: 12

    Myself and another guy are starting up our own fert company, this is our initial setup plan.... F150, enclosed 10x12 trailer, permagreen spreader sprayer, 2 backpacks and a 100 gallon split tank spray rig, plus a push spreader. Any thoughts, advice or criticism will be appreciated in this thread.
  2. EquityGreen

    EquityGreen LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 394

    Get a 3/4 ton truck. You'll need it...
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  3. gcbailey

    gcbailey LawnSite Silver Member
    from WV
    Posts: 2,574

    make sure your trailer has brakes.... never messed with any sprays, but I've hauled plenty of 100+ gal tanks.... nothing like a half full tank sloshing around behind you trying to push you around.
  4. humble1

    humble1 LawnSite Silver Member
    from MA
    Posts: 2,499

    Are u offering a tree shrub prog?

    Maybe another bp tank for veg control and a monkey grinder for doing hills or hard to reach areas.
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